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Rising pop diva Marlene first made waves with last year’s impossibly catchy offering ‘Bon Voyage’, which caught the attention of pop music fans across the globe. ‘Stay Awake’ sees her continuing into unabashed pop territory, and marks her as one of the most exciting new female pop artists coming out of Sweden at the moment.

‘Stay Awake’ treads the line of a power ballad perfectly, with production that swells and fades at exactly the right moment to showcase her vocal abilities, without ever sounding overwrought or overblown. Like ‘Bon Voyage’ the chorus is utterly infectious, and you might catch yourself singing along, even before the end of your first listen.